French variation of Herman, German

Armand Origin and Meaning

The name Armand is a boy's name of French origin meaning "soldier".

Since the first production of Camille this has been considered one of the world's most romantic names, though it's one of those French names for boys rarely heard in this country.

Actor Armie Hammer's first name is Armand.

# 878 in the US

Armand Rank in US Top 1000

# 1327 on Nameberry

Armand Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Armand Popularity

Famous People Named Armand

  • Armand du PlessisCardinal Richelieu, French statesman
  • Armand de Gramontcomte de Guiche, 17th,century French playboy
  • Armand "Armie" HammerAmerican actor
  • Armand AssanteAmerican actor
  • Armand CarrelFrench journalist
  • Armand RobinFrench poet
  • Armand Andre "Army" ArchardAmerican gossip columnist

Armand in Pop Culture

  • Armand Dennischaracter in movie "Lady L"
  • Armand Goldmancharacter in movie "The Birdcage"
  • Armand Gamachedetective in Louise Penny's Canadian mystery series
  • Armand St Justebrother of Marguerite in "The Scarlet Pimpernel"